Our web editing course equips you with the technical and non-technical skills you need to find work or launch your own freelance business.
Web editing is a specialised and highly in-demand skill. With the right training, you could become a confident and proficient webeditor able to polish text until it sparkles!
As well as helping many individuals become successful webeditors, this course is also used to train staff from some of the UK's leading organisations, including The Open University, UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office, and The British Council.
Our webediting course is open to anyone, even complete beginners. It is particularly suitable if you are:
Our comprehensive webediting course will teach you how to:
You will also benefit from unlimited tutor support every step of the way, including personalised feedback on every assignment.
We have an excellent track record in helping our webediting learners find work, set up as successful freelancers and apply new skills to their current roles. See examples on our own site.
The duration of this course is flexible. You fit your studies around your lifestyle, and learn at a pace you're completely comfortable with.
Lesson 01: The basics
Lesson 02: Using glossaries and client briefs
Lesson 03: Style guides
Lesson 04: Spelling, punctuation and grammar
Lesson 05: How to write great content
Lesson 06: Writing effective headlines
Lesson 07: Avoiding jargon
Lesson 08: Writing with clarity
Lesson 09: Common pitfalls
Lesson 10: Accuracy
Lesson 11: Checking facts
Lesson 12: Writing SEO articles
Lesson 13: Writing for social media and blogs
Lesson 14: Newswriting techniques
Lesson 15: Essential laws (A)
Lesson 16: Essential laws (B)
Lesson 17: Finding work
When you graduate, you will receive the ABC awards certificate of achievment, and the accredited CMP diploma in webediting. Both qualifications are industry recognised, and prove you are a certified webeditor.
No experience or previous qualifications are required for this course. It is available to people of all ages and abilities. The only thing we ask is that you have basic written English skills. Basic web experience would be helpful, but not essential.
Nationally recognised qualification
No time limit
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